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Ethics and the Provo experiment

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Identifier: MSS SC 2330

Scope and Contents

Photocopy of typewritten letters. Gordon's letter is written to the American Sociological Review and is critical of an article written by LaMar T. Empey and Jerome Rabow which had been published in that scholarly journal. Empey and Rabow's letter is a response to Gordon's letter. The items deal with the "Provo Experiment" relating to "Delinquency Rehabilitation."

Dates

  • 1962

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Ethics and the Provo experiment must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Professor of sociology at Ball State Teachers College in Muncie, Indiana.

Extent

2 items (7 p.)

Custodial History

Donated.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated.

Appraisal

Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Title
Register of Ethics and the Provo experiment
Status
In Progress
Author
Elisa Visick
Date
2010 October 15
Description rules
Appm
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States